Edwin Calvin Moore, Jr. July 18, 1943 – May 4, 2017

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Edwin Calvin Moore Jr., 73 of Duncanville, passed away May 4, 2017. He was born July 18, 1943 in Dallas, Texas, to Ila Sue and Edwin C. Moore, Sr., who preceded him in death.

He is survived by his wife, Laurie Jensen Moore of Duncanville; his daughter, Stacie Rawlinson and husband David of Midlothian; his son, Edwin L. Moore of Arlington; his sister, Judy Spurgeon of Lewisville; his grandchildren Amber Sparks and husband Stevan, Brandon Rawlinson and wife Brooke, Camryn Moore, and Alexis Rasmussen;his brother-in-law Jim Jensen; his sister-in-law Jenna Jensen; his nieces Sara Brown and Toni Nielson; and his nephews Joshua Jensen, Marshall Jensen, and Aaron Jensen.

Edwin “Eddie” was a lifetime resident of the Dallas area. He graduated from Adamson High School in 1961. After graduating he joined the U.S. Marine Corp Reserves and served for 8 years. He married Laurie on May 4, 1985 in Las Vegas, Nevada. They were happily married for 32 years and enjoyed going back to Vegas frequently. He retired from the United States Postal Service in 2001 with 36 years of service. Edwin enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, participating in the Men’s Auxiliary at the VFW Post 7843 and playing in 42 tournaments (dominos) with his friends.

Funeral Services are 2:00 pm, Tuesday May 9, 2017, at Jaynes Memorial Chapel.

Burial will follow at Little Bethel Cemetery in Duncanville.

Visitation is 6-8 pm, Monday, at Jaynes.

Pallbearers are Tommy Foreman, Mark Moore, Mike Foreman, Phillip Foreman, Jimmy Clouse, and Sandra Deuback.